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Gallatin Forks

Fishing Access Site on the Gallatin River

Important Notice

Hunting weapons restricted - rifles prohibited.

Weapons Restriction

Site Facts

  • Open:May 1 - Dec 31
  • Size: 270 acres
  • Elevation: 4164 ft


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There are two access points at this site. Access at Yadon Road is not recommended for trailers or RV's. Access at Nixon Bridge has a 10' limit for trailers.

Gallatin Forks Fishing Access Site is located on the Gallatin River 13 miles from the mouth on the right hand side as you face downstream.  Four Corners is the next access site upstream from Gallatin Forks.  Gallatin Forks is the last access site along the Gallatin River maintained by FWP. Gallatin Forks is one of 7 FWP managed sites on the Gallatin River. 

Directions

Directions

I-90 at Manhattan, milepost 288, then 2 miles north on Nixon Gulch Road; or, 1 mile on Dry Creek, then north on Yadon Road for 1.5 miles.
(Lat 45.88979 , Lng -111.32781 )

Restrictions & Closures

Restrictions & Closures

Weapons Restriction

Hunting weapons restricted - rifles prohibited.

Weapons Restriction

Vehicle Length

Data not available.

Wildlife Viewing

Wildlife Viewing

These locations represent physical occurrences (visually confirmed) within the boundaries of the site. Many more species may be present in the area which are not listed because we do not have a visually confirmed record. If you would like to report a species sighting, a form is available .

Abundance Code Definitions

  • Common Common Abundance
  • UncommonUncommon Abundance
  • RareRare Abundance
  • IncidentalIncidental Occurrence
  • Historic OccurrenceHistoric Occurrence
  • Unknown AbundanceAbundance Unknown